How to Be Anti-Racist and an Ally In 2020 – A Beginner’s Guide

Jun 3, 2020 9:45:20 AM / by Jessie Gibson

We believe Black Lives Matter and we will not be silent while structures that perpetuate systemic racism and inequality remain in place. We all have a lot of work to do, but as a start, as international educators we want to provide our community with resources on how to be anti-racist and allies to the black community.

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Posted in: Diversity Abroad

Cricket and Colonialism

Jun 2, 2020 9:20:00 AM / by Dr. Michael Woolf

"Thoughts on Education Abroad" is a monthly column written by CAPA The Global Education Network's Deputy President and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Michael Woolf.

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Posted in: London, England, International Education

From G-A-Y to Heaven: A Beginner’s Guide to London’s Queer Underbelly

Jun 1, 2020 9:12:00 AM / by James Nightengale

London is full of welcoming spaces and events for the LGBTQ+ community. In this blog post, James shares a guide to queer life in London, focusing on the places and events he appreciated the most— from book stores to dance floors.

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Posted in: London, England, Diversity Abroad

A Student's Guide to Sydney Parks & Green Spaces

May 28, 2020 9:25:00 AM / by Nicolas Dostal

This week, Nicolas takes us on a tour of Sydney's parks— from relaxing spaces near the CAPA Sydney center to vibrant parks with the best city, sea, and sunset views. Check it out!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Local Culture

Invaluable Gifts From A Semester Abroad In London

May 27, 2020 9:24:00 AM / by Will Baldwin

"Now that I’ve had the time to reflect, I can confidently say studying abroad delivered on many of the things I was hoping it would, but perhaps in ways I didn’t expect." In Will's final, reflective blog post, she shares what she gained from her semester abroad in London.

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Posted in: London, England, Why Study Abroad

How Study Abroad Helps You Grow and Become Adaptable

May 26, 2020 9:44:00 AM / by Annabel Thorpe

Every day brings new experiences when you're studying abroad, and you'll likely learn more about yourself in the process. You'll try new foods, explore different neighborhoods, gain an understanding of cultural nuances, build relationships, and much more. Check out Annabel's vlog to learn more about how studying abroad helps you grow.

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Posted in: London, England, Why Study Abroad

How to Have a Successful Remote Internship Experience

May 25, 2020 9:05:00 AM / by Stephanie Sadler

Are you participating in a remote internship this summer? Read on to find out 10 tips to help you navigate your remote internship and to get the most out of the experience.

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Posted in: Internships Abroad, Online Programs

A Vegetarian's Guide to Barcelona

May 20, 2020 9:32:00 AM / by Nina Vrtjak

If you're thinking of heading to Barcelona sometime in the future, check out this blog from Nina to learn about what types of food you can expect to find in the city, including tons of vegetarian options!

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Posted in: Food Abroad, Barcelona, Spain

What I Learned From My Eventful Spring Semester Abroad

May 19, 2020 9:31:00 AM / by Emma Estabrook

Emma reflects on what she learned during her time studying abroad in Sydney and shares her advice on how to make the most of your time abroad. She also shares advice for learning and working remotely!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Why Study Abroad

Subtle Yet Notable Cultural Differences Between the UK and the US

May 18, 2020 9:26:00 AM / by Annabel Thorpe

After spending 10 weeks studying and interning in London, Annabel has gotten to know the culture in the UK pretty well. In this vlog, she shares what she's learned about the culture around food, work, fashion, travel, and more.

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture